A sampling of the many wonderful birds who call Oracle Foothills home, or visit us on their migrations.  All  photos are taken in Oracle Foothills neighborhood by those of us who live here.

White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica) on saguaro flower

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)

Male Phainopepla (Phainopepla nitens) by Carole DeAngeli

Ladder-backed Woodpecker (Picoides scalaris)

Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)

Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)

Harris’ Hawk

By Jay DeAngeli

Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus) By Jay DeAngeli

Harris’ Hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus)

Baby Western Screech Owl rescued on Genematas Dr.

Photos by Suzan Jervis

Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)

Prairie Falcon (Falco mexicanus)

Nestling Mourning Doves (Zenaida macroura) By Janet Davies

Juvenile Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)

Harris’ Hawks on Canyon View Drive

Western Screech Owl (Megascops kennicottii) by Mary Stiner

Nesting Hummingbird by George Myers

Comparison of White-winged and Mourning Doves by Mark Andersen

Juvenile Cooper’s Hawk by George Myers

Red-Tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)

Male Phainopepla (Phainopepla nitens)

Male Hummingbird, Probably Anna’s (Calypte anna) by Jay DeAngeli

Adult Cooper’s Hawk by Jay DeAngeli

Male Gambel’s Quail (Callipepla gambelii) by Carole DeAngeli

Adult Cooper’s Hawk by Kitty Schwartz

Amercan Kestrel (Falco sparverius) by Jay DeAngeli

Cooper’s Hawk

Male Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) by Carole DeAngeli

Male Costa’s Hummingbird (Calypte costae) by Carole DeAngeli

Common Raven (Corvus corax) by Carole DeAngeli

Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) by Carole DeAngeli

Anna’s Hummingbird in Flight by Jay DeAngeli

Male American Kestrel by Jay DeAngeli

Gambel’s Quail (Calipepla gambelii)

Male Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) by Carole DeAngeli

Male Black-Headed Grosbeak (Pheucticus melanocephalus) by Carole DeAngeli

Male Hooded Oriole (Icterus cucullatus) by Carole DeAngeli

Costa’s Hummingbird (Calypte costae)

Mallard Duck pair (Anas platyrhynchos) in Elder’s pool, by Jacki Elder

Cooper’s Hawk by Danny Wong

By Mary Stiner

Male Pyrrhuloxia (Cardinalis sinuatus) by Carole DeAngeli

Red-Tailed Hawk by Carole DeAngeli

 Phainopepla (Phainopepla nitens) by Carole DeAngeli

Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) by Carole DeAngeli

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Juvenile Cooper’s Hawk taking a bath, by Carole DeAngeli

Red-Tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)

Cooper’s Hawk by Carole DeAngeli

Birds on a Wire - Mockingbird, Mourning Dove and Phainopepla

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)

Pyrrhuloxia (Cardinalis sinuatus)

Lucy’s Warbler (Vermivora luciae)

Black-Crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) by Chris Dillon

Violet Crowned Hummingbird (Amazilia violiceps) by Jay DeAngeli

Harris’ Hawk lunching on a power pole

Gambel’s Quail